The winners of 60th South Filmfare awards have been announced at a grand ceremony held at the International Convention Centre in Hyderabad on Saturday night. Filmmaker SS Rajamouli's Blockbuster Telugu movie Eega has swept the 60th Filmfare awards ceremony by winning five coveted awards like Best Film, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Supporting actor and Best VFX in the Telugu language category.
Eega was adjudged as the best film of year, while SS
Rajamouli walked away with the Best Director award. Actress
Prabhu has bagged the Best Actress gong for her performance in the
film, while her co-star Kiccha Sudeep won Best Actor in a
Supporting role award. The movie, which was lauded for its
breathtaking visual effects, also won Best VFX award.
Telugu action-drama Gabbar Singh occupied second place
with three awards: Best Actor for Pawan Kalyan, Best Music Director
for Devi Sri Prasad and Best Playback Singer (male) for
Vaddepalli Srinivas for the song 'Pilla'. Anantha Sriram
won Best Lyricist for his song 'Yedhi Yedh' from the film Yeto
Vellipoyindi Manasu, while Suchitra pocketed Best Playback
Singer (female) award for the song Sarocharu from
Amala Akkineni, who made a comeback to the big screen with
Telugu college-drama Life is Beautiful, won Best Actress
in a Supporting Role award. In the technical department, Best
Cinematographer award was won by Chota K Naidu for Telugu
socio-fantasy Damarukam and Jani won Best
Choreographer award for the song 'Dillaku Dillaku' from Telugu
action-drama Racha. Veteran Telugu filmmaker Sathiraju
Lakshmi Narayana aka Bapu was presented the Lifetime Achievement
award along with singer Vani Jairam.
Several Tollywood celebrities attended the 60th South Filmfare
awards ceremony. Continue to see their photos in the
Actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu seemed to be super excited to
receive the Best Actress award. Talking to the media, the
Eega star said, "Filmfare has always recognised true
talent and artists get the push they need when they are
Nagarjuna And Nag Chaitanya
Nagarjuna, who was nominated for Best Actor for his performance
in Damarukam, attended the 60th South Filmfare Awards
ceremony with his son Nag Chaitanya. His wife Amala won Best
Supporting Actress for her acting in Life is
Ram Charan Teja
Ram Charan Teja was nominated for Best Actor for his performance
in Racha, which had won five nods, but bagged only one.
The actor attended the 60th South Filmfare Awards sans his
Rana Daggubati attended the the 60th South Filmfare Awards
ceremony hoping that his movie Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum,
which was nominated in few categories, would bag a couple of
awards. But the film disappointed him as it hardly won any award on
Devi Sri Prasad
Devi Sri Prasad, who graced the 60th South Filmfare Awards
ceremony, walked away with Best Music Director award for his work
in Gabbar Singh.
Baba Sehgal With His Wife
Bollywood singer and rapper Baba Sehgal has composed several hit
numbers in Telugu in recent years. Although he was not nominated
for the 60th South Filmfare Awards, he made sure that he attends
the event with his wife.
Priyamani, who attended the 60th South Filmfare Awards ceremony,
walked away with the Best Actress award for her performance in
Kannada movie Charulatha.
Actress Charmi Kaur was present at the 60th South Filmfare
Awards. She was looking very hot in her black gown.
Actress Regina Cassandra was present at the 60th South Filmfare
Awards. She was looking stunning in her green gown.
Bhoomika Chawla, who is making her comeback to Tollywood with
Alivelu Manga, attended the 60th South Filmfare Awards
ceremony. She was last seen as Professor in Telugu movie
Kriti Kharbanda, who rocked the viewers with her glamour in
Ongale Gita and Om 3D, also attended the 60th
South Filmfare Awards ceremony.
Shruti And Akshara Hassan
Shruti Hassan hogged the limelight with Pawan Kalyan's
Gabbar Singh. Now, she is waiting for the release of her
upcoming movie Yevadu with Rama Charan Teja. She attended
the 60th South Filmfare Awards ceremony with her sister
Kriti, Bhoomika And Charmi
Kriti Kharbanda, Bhoomika Chawla and Charmi Kaur were seen
bonding big time at the 60th South Filmfare Awards
Sundeep And Chinmayi
The 60th South Filmfare Awards ceremony was starry and glitzy
event, and actor Sundeep Kishan and Chinmayi were the anchors on